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NEWS April 19, 2011

Genève Aéroport profits hit €38.2m in 2010

 

 

Record sales in 2010 helped Genève Aéroport post profits of more than €38 million for the financial year.

NEWS April 19, 2011

Heathrow invests in environmentally friendly technology

 

 

Airside vehicles at Heathrow, such as dustcarts and sweepers, are to be kitted out with emission reducing technology to help meet UK government targets for cleaner air.

NEWS April 18, 2011

Reagan National and Dulles offer passengers free WiFi

By Dominic Welling

 

Passengers at Washington’s Reagan National and Dulles airports can now access the internet for free on their laptops or mobiles, in response to customer demand.

NEWS April 18, 2011

Finnair Lounge at Helsinki airport wins ‘Lounge of the Year’

By Dominic Welling

 

 

The Finnair Lounge at Helsinki’s Terminal 2 has beaten more than 600 other lounges worldwide to be named ‘Lounge of the Year 2011’.

 

NEWS April 15, 2011

John Wayne Airport named historic landmark



John Wayne Airport (JWA) has been named a Local Historic Civil Engineering Landmark by the American Society of Civil Engineers, Orange County Branch.


NEWS April 15, 2011

New RFID baggage tags could save the airlines up to $650 million per annum



Engineers from Cambridge University in the UK claim to have devised a “ground-breaking radio tagging system” which could save airlines nearly $650 million per annum.

NEWS April 15, 2011

Sydney Airport celebrates 100 years of flight



Sydney is celebrating the 100th anniversary of the first flight made from the present day airport site.

Energy on tap

Joe Bates reports on the growing trend of developing energy sources on airport sites.

 

NEWS April 14, 2011

Heathrow enjoys its most 'punctual' day


Picture courtesy of British Airways.

Heathrow Airport had its best ever day for punctual departures last month, when 94% of all flights departed on time on Tuesday, March 22.

NEWS April 14, 2011

Mozambique to open new international airport?

Work to convert Mozambique’s Nacala airbase into an international airport will begin in May, according to the Brazilian construction company contracted to carry out the work.

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